PRAYER LETTER

from the week of September 20

“But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.”
1 Corinthians 15.57

Prayer Matters.

Philippians 4.8 “Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.”

our praises

Romans 12.12 “Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.”
  • Lord, You have healed our family. Thank You!
  • Praise God for this dear church family who has been so loving and supportive to me and my family.
  • Thank You, Lord, for bringing me closer to You and for calming my mom’s heart. You have us in the palm of Your hand, and we want to follow You!
  • We are thankful our daughter is expecting her first child this winter!
  • Thank you, Lord, for our choir, the new faces and the lovely music as we worship You this morning.
  • Grateful for baby girl born into the Arkills family this week. Praising God for good delivery and healthy baby and mom.
  • Praising Jesus for my sister’s improvement in health.
  • Thankful for our niece’s wedding and celebration, even in the rain!
  • Praise God for the healing in my friend’s vertigo issues.
  • Every morning brings a new blessing!
  • We are thankful for the fire fighters who continue battling fires in our area. God, bless them please!

Our prayer requests

John 6.35 “Jesus said to them, “I am the bread of life; whoever comes to me shall not hunger, and whoever believes in me shall never thirst.”
  • Forgive us for not trusting You Lord. Forgive us for not being obedient in Your calling on our lives. Forgive us for not seeking You first and for not praising You in the midst of our struggles.
  • Praying for our local schools, the kiddos, teachers, and staff – Lord, protect them all from the virus. May kindness, helpfulness, open minds ready to learn, and good resources be abounding in all schools. Let no child go unnoticed.
  • Jesus, restore the health, energy, hope and rest of our hospital staff, caregivers, and medical personnel. We need You, God, have mercy.
  • Father God, I am struggling in my relationships.
  • Please pray for my daughter’s friend to come to Jesus.
  • Continued healing for Deb, Clare, Sigrid, and Jon.
  • Pray for God to give His peace and comfort to my sister and family as they mourn the loss of her husband. He is with Jesus now.
  • Prayers for our staff and families.
  • Prayers for my family and prayers for my neighbors at Mabel Swan.
  • Please pray for me and a man I am interested in. I am seeking God’s blessing on this friendship and if it is His will for us to date. Please pray for my friend’s family who is struggling, and that God is their hope and peace.
  • Please pray for my adult children who do not have a healthy relationship with God.
  • Prayers for redemption for my granddaughter.
  • Praying my two youngest sons find jobs.
  • Prayers for a friend who is going through a nasty divorce. Show me how to share Your love, God.
  • Prayers for less division and more unity in our world.
  • Praying for God’s direction in our children’s lives and for a job for my husband.
  • Prayer for our church during this time of change.
  • Great Physician, we remember those who are walking in the shadow of death. Bring healing and hope.
  • Please pray for me as I lead a hike on Rainier.
  • Healing prayer for C as she prepares for surgery to remove a tumor. They are confident in their doctor’s direction, trust the Lord for His peace & healing, and are thankful for prayers.
Thank you for praying for our elders and deacons:

Elders: Jeff Arkills, Rosanne Bacon, Doug Bernd, Michele Elledge, Carla Kupp, Jeff Steere, and Robin Stuber.

Deacons: Mike Bealer, Ken & Jeanne Breeding, Joe Buckley, Doug & Janet Doty, Loxi Engebretson, Edith Figueroa-Gonzalez, Debra Girard, Al & Nancy Harding, Rick Larsen, Matt & Sarah Miles, Cindy Peugh, Monte Schilperoort, Cathy Simons, Peggy Steere, Steve & Kathy Stermolle, Carol Stuhley, Barbara Toweill, Don & Jennifer Ulmer, and Jake Weber.
“But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Corinthians 15:57 (ESV)

LORD, Hear our prayers!  We love you Jesus – in your name we pray, AMEN.

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